Homemade Holidays: A Classic Sweet Potato Pie Recipe


This time of year calls for comforting, warming foods. You couldn’t ask for a cozier dessert than this classic sweet potato pie recipe, sweetened with an ambrosial mix of brown sugar and maple syrup for a truly memorable, yet not overly sweet, flavor. Classic sweet potato pie recipe Makes one 9-inch pie Ingredients 1 unbaked […]

Painted Cookie Art

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 Find an image, bake your cookie ‘canvas’ and gather your tools.  Trace your image on to your cookie.  Either by using a projector, or using tracing paper and an edible food marker.  Don’t worry if you mess up a little, you’ll be able to fix it, and no one will ever know.  Outline your image […]

Peanut Butter White Chocolate Oatmeal Squares


    Peanut Butter White Chocolate Oatmeal Squares 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups old fashioned oats 3/4 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup brown sugar 1 3/4 cup granulated sugar, divided 1 1/2 cups peanut butter, divided 2 large eggs 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 1/2 […]

Sugar Anemone Flower by Ron Ben-Israel Cakes


Fuchsia Sugar Anemone Flower Ron Ben-Israel, known for his intricate sugar flowers, has shared his tutorial for an anemone. 1. Color and thinly roll out sugar paste, and cut out ten tear-shaped petals. 2. Moisten a paper-covered floral wire with sugar glue and insert into the pointed end of each petal. Thin the edges with […]

Fondant Arm Chair Tutorial

VIDEO: Fondant arm chair and sofa How To Cake Decorating Tutorial video

In this video tutorial I show you how to make a fondant arm chair / sofa with a leather effect and texture to decorate your cakes with. Easy to do and looks great! birthday cake decorating, cakes, tutorial, how to, interior , free, online, classes, learn, simple, basic, gum paste, gumpaste modelling paste – http://tinyurl.com/nqmwbtb […]

Peanut Butter Popcorn


1/2 cup peanut butter 2 tablespoons butter 4 tablespoons honey 3 tablespoons peanut oil 1/2 cup popcorn kernels Sea salt Combine peanut butter, butter and honey in a saucepan, whisk until melted and smooth. Reduce heat to low to keep warm while corn is popping. Place oil and 5 popcorn kernels in a large heavy […]

Catching Fire Flaming Arrow Cake Pops

VIDEO: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire - Flaming Arrow Cake Pops from Cookies Cupcakes and Cardio

Katniss Everdeen is the “The Girl on Fire” so we created some flaming arrow cake pops themed for the second book and movie (Catching Fire) in The Hunger Games trilogy! See the blog post on this video here—http://cookiescupcakesandcardio.com/?p=4439 Check out our Hunger Games Mockingjay Pin Cupcakes: http://youtu.be/bjvMmACEG5Q How to make cow cake pops: http://youtu.be/9XlKEHl4NwM Cake […]

Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate


4 cups milk 3/4 cup half and half 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips 2 tablespoons brown sugar 2/3 cup of creamy peanut butter Whipped cream Heat milk and half and half to 165°F, do not boil. Add chocolate and stir until melted and combined. Incorporate peanut butter and sugar. Blend using an immersion blender until […]

How To Make Catching Fire Cupcakes

VIDEO: HUNGER GAMES CUPCAKES! Make Catching Fire Cupcakes - A Cup Cake Addiction how To Tutorial

SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://bit.ly/MyCupcakeAddiction Learn how to make these awesome Hunger Games Catching Fire cupcakes in just a few easy steps. Catching Fire is the 2nd Hunger Games movie (and book) and is due for release in November 2013. SUBSCRIBE to MyCupcakeAddiction for more great tutorials! The Effie Trinket cupcakes pictured in this tutorial will be […]